Period
to 25 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newport with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 6 months to 25 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Windows
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 7 22 2
Rank change year-on-year +15 -20 +9
Contract jobs citing Windows 53 10 97
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newport 16.72% 5.62% 32.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 91.38% 83.33% 94.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 6 68
10th Percentile £279 £171 £300
25th Percentile £465 £204 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £508 £305 £405
Median % change year-on-year +66.56% -24.69% -10.00%
75th Percentile £509 £331 £516
90th Percentile £613 £429 £560
South Wales median daily rate £480 £310 £381
% change year-on-year +54.68% -18.69% +4.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 13
Median hourly rate £39.60 £18.00 £42.00
Median % change year-on-year +120.00% -57.14% +52.73%
South Wales median hourly rate £21.00 £15.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year +40.00% -10.45% +35.90%

Windows is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Newport with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Newport
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 58 12 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 18.30% 6.74% 34.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 8 71
10th Percentile £263 £175 £300
25th Percentile £445 £251 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £505 £305 £405
Median % change year-on-year +65.57% -24.69% -10.00%
75th Percentile £509 £374 £519
90th Percentile £605 £508 £560
South Wales median daily rate £479 £315 £400
% change year-on-year +52.06% -21.25% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 13
Median hourly rate £39.60 £18.00 £42.00
Median % change year-on-year +120.00% -57.14% +52.73%
South Wales median hourly rate £21.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +40.00% -14.29% +41.99%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

Job postings citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Newport.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Newport

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Windows in Newport.

Daily rate trend for Windows in Newport

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Windows in Newport over the 6 months to 25 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Windows in Newport

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Windows in Newport.

Hourly rate trend for Windows in Newport

Windows
Hourly Rate Histogram in Newport

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Windows in Newport over the 6 months to 25 September 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Windows in Newport

For the 6 months to 25 September 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Newport region with a requirement for Windows.

1 39 (73.58%) Security Cleared
2 32 (60.38%) SC Cleared
3 25 (47.17%) C#
3 25 (47.17%) .NET
4 23 (43.40%) UML
4 23 (43.40%) OOA/OOD
4 23 (43.40%) OO
4 23 (43.40%) .NET Framework
5 17 (32.08%) TCP/IP
6 16 (30.19%) VoIP
6 16 (30.19%) SNMP
6 16 (30.19%) Configuration Management
6 16 (30.19%) Requirements Management
6 16 (30.19%) Rational DOORS
7 14 (26.42%) Self-Motivation
8 13 (24.53%) Customer Requirements
8 13 (24.53%) Architectural Design
8 13 (24.53%) Software Engineering
8 13 (24.53%) Military
9 11 (20.75%) Requirements Analysis
9 11 (20.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 10 (18.87%) Migration
10 10 (18.87%) Active Directory
11 7 (13.21%) DV Cleared
11 7 (13.21%) Service Management
12 6 (11.32%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (11.32%) CCNA
12 6 (11.32%) SAN
12 6 (11.32%) Data Migration
12 6 (11.32%) Project Delivery

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.77%) Confluence
1 2 (3.77%) IIS
2 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.89%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) Azure
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (1.89%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.89%) Azure Key Vault
3 1 (1.89%) Power Automate
3 1 (1.89%) Power Platform
3 1 (1.89%) PowerApps
3 1 (1.89%) ShareGate
3 1 (1.89%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 17 (32.08%) TCP/IP
2 16 (30.19%) SNMP
2 16 (30.19%) VoIP
3 6 (11.32%) SAN
4 5 (9.43%) Firewall
5 3 (5.66%) VPN
6 2 (3.77%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.89%) Broadband
7 1 (1.89%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2019
4 1 (1.89%) Power BI
4 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 16 (30.19%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (9.43%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.66%) JIRA
4 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (24.53%) Military
2 4 (7.55%) Banking
2 4 (7.55%) Finance
3 3 (5.66%) Social Skills
4 1 (1.89%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 21 (39.62%) Developer
2 14 (26.42%) C# Developer
3 8 (15.09%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) Network Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) .NET Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Deployment Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Windows Deployment Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Build Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) NOC Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Windows Build Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Integration Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) IT Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Software Integration Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (47.17%) .NET
2 23 (43.40%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.89%) .NET Core
3 1 (1.89%) CSS
3 1 (1.89%) Gherkin
3 1 (1.89%) HTML
3 1 (1.89%) OAuth
3 1 (1.89%) XML
3 1 (1.89%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.42%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (7.55%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.77%) Clustering
3 2 (3.77%) Replication
4 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.89%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.89%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.32%) Windows 10
2 5 (9.43%) Linux
2 5 (9.43%) Windows 7
2 5 (9.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2019
4 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2016
5 2 (3.77%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (43.40%) OO
1 23 (43.40%) OOA/OOD
1 23 (43.40%) UML
2 16 (30.19%) Configuration Management
2 16 (30.19%) Requirements Management
3 13 (24.53%) Architectural Design
3 13 (24.53%) Customer Requirements
3 13 (24.53%) Software Engineering
4 11 (20.75%) Requirements Analysis
4 11 (20.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 10 (18.87%) Migration
6 7 (13.21%) Service Management
7 6 (11.32%) Data Migration
7 6 (11.32%) Decision-Making
7 6 (11.32%) Project Delivery
8 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (7.55%) Escalation Management
9 3 (5.66%) ITIL
10 2 (3.77%) Asset Management
10 2 (3.77%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (47.17%) C#
2 4 (7.55%) SQL
3 1 (1.89%) C
3 1 (1.89%) C++
3 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.89%) Python
3 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.89%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 39 (73.58%) Security Cleared
2 32 (60.38%) SC Cleared
3 7 (13.21%) DV Cleared
4 6 (11.32%) CCNA
4 6 (11.32%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.77%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.89%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.89%) MCSA
6 1 (1.89%) MCSE
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) NCSC
System Software
1 10 (18.87%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) SCCM
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (3.77%) Terraform
3 1 (1.89%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (9.43%) Cisco
1 5 (9.43%) VMware
2 3 (5.66%) Dell
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.89%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.89%) EMC
4 1 (1.89%) Lotus
4 1 (1.89%) McAfee
4 1 (1.89%) Nintex
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle